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Dr Winston A Grady-Willis

African American Studies
wgradywi@msudenver.edu
CAMPUS BOX 017
Rectory 108
303-556-3119


Personal Biography Statement

Winston Grady-Willis is professor and chair of African and African American Studies at Metropolitan State University of Denver. He earned a BA in history from Columbia, an MPS in Africana Studies from Cornell, and a PhD in history from Emory. Prior to coming to MSU Denver he was Director of Intercultural Studies and associate professor of American Studies at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York. While at Syracuse University, where he taught and labored in the Department of African American Studies, he received the Meredith Teaching Recognition Award. His book, Challenging U.S. Apartheid: Atlanta and Black Struggles for Human Rights, 1960-1977 (Duke), seeks to provide a gendered examination of the contemporary Black Freedom movement. His articles have appeared in Presence Africaine, The Black Panther Party Reconsidered and Black Prison Movements, USA.

Courses Taught

AAS-1010,AAS-3980,AAS-4850,AAS-498X,AAS-498Z

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Current Semester Schedule

CRN COURSE TITLE DAYS TIME
31858 AAS-1010-017 Intro to Africana Studies MW 0930-1045